2018 Schedule

Timing and room assignments subject to change. Please check regularly for updates.


9:00 AM


9:45 AM - 12:00 PM








12:00 PM - 1:30 PM




1:30 PM - 2:25 PM




2:35 PM - 3:30 PM




3:45 PM - 5:30 PM







Check-In Opens (Outside Cemex Auditorium)


Morning Keynotes

Welcome and Opening Remarks (Cemex Auditorium)

View from the Commissioner (Cemex Auditorium)

       Don Garber, Commissioner, Major League Soccer

Leadership in College Sports (Cemex Auditorium)

       Dr. Condoleezza Rice, 66th US Secretary of State

       Dr. Mark Emmert, President, NCAA 


Open Activities

Lunch and Networking (Community Court)

Startup Showcase Open (Oberndorf, Z301)


Breakout Panels #1

Evolution of Sports Media Incumbents (Cemex Auditorium)

Global Football Perspectives (M105)


Breakout Panels #2

The Future of Franchise Leadership (Cemex Auditorium)

Esports Investment and Innovation (M105)


Afternoon Keynotes

Beyond the Suite: The Evolving Role of the Owner (Cemex Auditorium)

       Joe Lacob, Owner, Golden State Warriors

The Business of the Professional Athlete (Cemex Auditorium)

       Alex Rodriguez, Founder & CEO, A-Rod Corp.

Closing Remarks (Cemex Auditorium)